PACE — Woodbine United Methodist Church is hosting the 2017 XO Marriage Conference with a live simulcast featuring John Gray, Shannon Ethridge, Jimmy and Karen Evans.

The conference begins 7-9:30 p.m. Feb. 10. Evening session topics include “The Healing Journey of Marriage,” with Jimmy Evans, and “The Sexually Confident Couple,” with Shannon Ethridge. 

The event continues Feb. 11. Doors open 9-11:30 a.m., and the morning session speakers are John Gray and Jimmy Evans.

The conference will help participants learn how to improve communications, identify both spouses’ strengths, resolve conflict to increase harmony, and ignite the passion and intimacy in their relationships. It will culminate with a renewal of vows ceremony.

The cost is $65 per couple. Child-care will be available. Register at See or call the church office, 995-0007, for more information.